One thing most Liberals just don’t understand is raising taxes will not increase revenue in the long run.
Maybe if we don’t use the word taxes and use fees they might understand.
One only needs to look at the MCTS
Increasing the fees of bus fare will only make it less attractive for people to use and hurts the people that have to use it, much like tax increases.
It is always, we need to raise taxes to make up for the lost revenue, but there comes a tipping point that it will not.
Transit shortfall could prompt fare increases, service cuts
Higher operating costs and expected cuts in federal and state aid are behind the transit budget gap, Anita Gulotta-Connelly, the transit system's top official, told the
Charge more and the ridership will continue to go down!
“Bus ridership has been in decline for the past decade.
It would seem that other factors other than the recent fare increase and service cutbacks are involved.
Mass transit in
Maybe it is the way the Liberals think!
Seven Huge Flaws in the Way Liberals Think by John Hawkins
Don’t forget a blog post I did before: TAXES - Those on the Left Just Don't Get it!